How can you find the owner of an empty lot you would like to purchase?
Your County Clerks office. There are also Tax records for each county online. You just need the address of the property and to find the right website for your county.
Here is the Dallas Website. http://www.dallascad.org/SearchOwner.aspx
BusinessBroker.net (www.BusinessBroker.net) is a website that has roughly 30,000 businesses for sale -- some of which are for-sale-by-owner. Best of luck searching for a business to purchase! The website also allows you to search for businesses-for-sale that have owner-financing available -- very important in this tough credit climate.
A business owner can purchase insurance for their business, such as liability insurance or small business health insurance by visiting a price comparison website. Price comparison websites allow one to enter some simple details and be presented with a list of different quotations to find the preferred price, level of cover or duration of cover.
One could purchase a Ford Streetka at a number of places. The most reasonable idea would be to call your local car dealerships and ask if any of the specific models are in stock. Another option is to try visiting a car show and seeking out the Streetka. If you find one, maybe offer to purchase it from the owner.